TISS 2014
   
Online application system for TISS M.A. admissions, 2014-2016

                                        Candidates are requested to read through the below mentioned important points before proceeding to fill the online application form:

    ELIGIBILITY :

The eligibility for each of the programmes offered has been listed here. Candidates are requested to go through the eligibility criteria for the programmes they wish to apply for before filling up the online application form. Candidates who are found ineligible for any of the programmes they choose will be rejected at any stage in the admission process.

    CAMPUS PREFERENCE :

  1. Candidates can apply for a minimum of one and a maximum of three programmes across any two of the TISS Campuses .
  2. Candidates have to indicate a preference for each programme.Please note that the programmes and their preferences cannot be changed once the form is finally submitted and candidates are requested not to write mails or make phone calls regarding programme or preference change.
  3. The final merit list will be prepared on the basis of merit and the programme preferences specified while filling up the online application form.

    ENTRANCE TEST and CENTRE OF EXAMINATION :

The entrance test would be computer based and candidates have to select a centre in the application form where they would prefer to appear for the entrance examination. Please note that a center once selected cannot be changed and candidates are requested not to write mails or make phone calls regarding centre change.

    PRE-ADMISSION ORIENTATION :

Candidates belonging to SC, ST, OBC(NC), PWD and minority communities are eligible to attend the two -day orientation programme to be held on November 15-16, 2013 in Mumbai and Guwahati, November 16-17, 2013 at Delhi, November 29-30, 2013 at Hyderabad and in Bhubaneswar (Please visit http://admissions.tiss.edu for the dates). Candidates from these categories must choose the place nearest to their residence and indicate the centre for orientation programme in their application form. An invitation letter by email from the Office of Dean, Social Protection Office will reach them 2 weeks prior to the date of orientation programme.

    APPLICATION FEES :

  1. The application fees is Rs 1020 (if being payed by Credit card/ Debit card/ Net Banking) or Rs 1000 + bank charges (if being payed through bank by cash). Candidate has to pay this amount for every programme. The details have been mentioned below in the section 'Modes of application fee payment'
  2. Unemployed SC and ST candidates, whose parent's/guardian's annual income for the financial year 2012-13 is less than Rs. 2.5 Lakh, and unemployed OBC(NC) whose parent's/guardian's annual income for the financial year 2012-13 is less than Rs 1 lakh, are exempted from paying the Application Fee.However they should upload the necessary certificates

    MODES OF APPLICATION FEE PAYMENT:
Mode of payment
Online Payment by Credit Card/Debit Card Online Payment by NetBanking Cash Deposit in any SBI Branch using the prescribed challan
Applying for 1 Programme Rs. 1020/- Rs. 1020/- Rs. 1000/- + Bank Charges
Applying for 2 Programmes Rs. 2040/- Rs. 2040/- Rs. 2000/- + Bank Charges
Applying for 3 Programmes Rs. 3060/- Rs. 3060/- Rs. 3000/- + Bank Charges
Notes : (i) In case of payment by cash deposit in an SBI branch, please note that the SBI will charge Rs. 50/- as their processing fee for each deposit, which cannot be adjusted against the application fee. (ii) Payments made via demand draft, pay order or any made other than the above modes is not acceptable and the application will be rejected. No communication to this effect will be sent to such candidates.
Mode of Payment Instructions for payment
1.Online Payment by Credit Card/Debit Card
2.Online Payment by NetBanking
1. Please follow the step-by-step instructions displayed on your screen after selecting this payment option.
2.Online Payment by NetBanking 1. Please follow the step-by-step instructions displayed on your screen after selecting this payment option.
Cash Deposit in any State Bank of India(SBI) Branch using the prescribed challan

1. Once you choose to pay by 'cash' in the application form, you need to download the challan from the 'Download Challan' tab.
2. Deposit the cash amount mentioned on the challan in any branch of the State Bank of India.
3. The bank will return two parts of the challan (Student Copy and TISS Copy) along with bank seal, signature and SBI journal number.
4. Candidate has to scan the 'TISS Copy' of the challan, login back to the online application system and upload it.

    CERTIFICATES TO BE UPLOADED :

CategoryDocuments
General

Photograph, Signature, TISS copy of challan (if paid by cash), Marksheet of the last exam passed, Income certificate for the financial year 2012-2013

SC

Photograph, Signature, TISS copy of challan (if paid by cash), Marksheet of the last exam passed Income certificate for the financial year 2012-2013, Caste Certificate

ST

Photograph, Signature, TISS copy of challan (if paid by cash), Marksheet of the last exam passed, Income certificate for the financial year 2012-2013, Tribe Certificate

OBC(NC)

Photograph, Signature, TISS copy of challan (if paid by cash), Marksheet of the last exam passed, Income certificate for the financial year 2012-2013, Other Backward Class(NC) certificate issued after 01-04-2013 by the district magistrate / Deputy commissioner

PWD

Photograph, Signature, TISS copy of challan (if paid by cash), Marksheet of the last exam passed, Income certificate for the financial year 2012-2013, PWD certificate

KM

Photograph, Signature, TISS copy of challan (if paid by cash), Marksheet of the last exam passed, Income certificate for the financial year 2012-2013, KM certificate

Armed forces

Photograph, Signature, TISS copy of challan (if paid by cash), Marksheet of the last exam passed, Income certificate for the financial year 2012-2013, Certificate format for armed forces

Notes : Candidates have to strictly upload certificates in the formats mentioned here
  I hereby declare that I have read all the instructions on this page which includes campus preferences, center of examination, pre-admission orientation, eligibility, payment terms and certificates to be uploaded. I agree that if I am ineligible for any of the programmes and if any of the information provided by me is incorrect or inadequate, the institute has the right to disqualify me at any stage of the admission process.
   
 
 
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